Fri 06 Sep 2019, 8 p,
The Grand Concert Hall
Vietnam National Academy of Music
77 Hao Nam Str., Dong Da Distr., Hanoi
From Viện Goethe:
In July, eight members of the Hanoi New Music Ensemble travelled to Yogyakarta for a concert on invitation of the The New Yogyakarta Contemporary Ensemble. The Goethe-Institut supported this initiative and the idea of dialogue and exchange between the two ensembles for contemporary music.
In September, eight members of The Yogjakarta Contemporary Music Ensemble pay their visit to their Hanoi colleagues and friends.
Asep Hidayat/Cello (Leader of NYCE)
Jardika Eka Tirtana/Guitar
Neam S.R Hidayat/Cello
Ega Putra Twedapinta/Violin
Alfian Agus Nursanto/Clarinet
The concert programm will include the followings pieces of contemporary music from Indonesia:
1. Gatot Danar (1982-): Kucing for Soprano and PianoIka
Wahyuningsih, Soprano, Yuty Lauda, Piano
2. Tony Maryana (1983-): Soprano and Electronic
Ika Wahyuninhsih, Soprano
3. Budhi Ngurah (1958-): Cello Solo “Song of Silence”
Asep Hidayat ; Cello
4. Aldi Maulana (1992-): Quartet for four instruments
Alfian Agus Nursanto, Klarinet; Ega Putra Twedapinta, Violin; Neam S.R Hidayat, Cello; Jardika Eka Tirtana, Guitar
The The New Yogyakarta Contemporary Ensemble was founded in October 2017 by leading Indonesian cellist Asep Hidayat. The members of the ensemble play both western as well as Indonesian music. Their uniqueness lies in their desire to transfer: they take up traditions from other countries and do not hesitate to translate them into a new language. Although the New Ensemble Contemporary Yogyakarta has not existed for so long, its reputation has grown beyond the boundaries of Indonesia.